In North Carolina, employers are required to have workers' compensation insurance coverage if they have three or more employees. Many local business owners are not aware of this legal requirement. Failure to secure coverage can result into criminal charges and civil penalties. Restaurants, convenient stores, gas stations and other small businesses have faced penalty assessment orders demanding tens of thousands of dollars.
These penalties can devastate any good business. Sean Lew PLLC, Attorney at Law is experienced appealing NC Industrial Commission penalties and working with the NC Attorney General's office to negotiate more equitable results. Attorney Lew can assist you during the short period to contest these penalties.
Call 336-577-5716 for an appointment to discuss your case.